2016 Eisele Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon (750ml)

2016 Eisele Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon (750ml)

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"The team at Eisele, led by Frédéric Engerer (of Chateau Latour) and beautifully orchestrated by winemaker Hélène Mingot, have knocked it out of the park this vintage with this singular expression that both embraces the site's heritage and reveals parts unknown." - Wine Advocate

The Eisele vineyard is historical and the current owners (Chateau Latour) are sparing no expense both in the vineyard and cellar. Hands down, these are some of our absolute favorite Cabernets made in Napa today. Eisele Vineyard sits at the top of the 'cult' pack compared to its big name peers in the valley such Harlan, Screaming Eagle, Scarecrow, etc. Highly recommended for all Napa and Bordeaux lovers

"The 2016 Cabernet Sauvignon has a deep garnet-purple color. Its nose begins a little reserved, slowly revealing a quiet intensity of freshly crushed blackberries, chocolate-covered cherries, cassis and aniseed with compelling nuances of black tea, cigar box, truffles and charcuterie, plus, with coaxing, gentle wafts of red roses and crushed rocks emerge. The medium to full-bodied palate is simply arresting, offering a myriad floral and earth sparks amidst a black fruit core and with seamless, firm, very fine-grained tannins. Well-knit freshness brings forth layer after layer of delicate nuances on the very long, mineral-laced finish. The team at Eisele, led by Frédéric Engerer (of Chateau Latour) and beautifully orchestrated by winemaker Hélène Mingot, have knocked it out of the park this vintage with this singular expression that both embraces the site's heritage and reveals parts unknown." - 100 Points Wine Advocate